• Cincinnati's Gary Clark (11) shoots over Southeastern Louisiana's Marlain Veal (0) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

    No. 24 Cincinnati pulls away to 64-49 win over SE Louisiana

    CINCINNATI (AP) — Troy Caupain and Jacob Evans III scored 15 points apiece, and No. 24 Cincinnati overcame low-percentage shooting to beat Southeastern Louisiana 64-49 on Tuesday night.

  • LSU head coach Les Miles ponders a reporter's question's following an NCAA college football game against Mississippi in Oxford, Miss., Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015. Mississippi won 38-17. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

    LSU’s Miles sidestepping questions about his future

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — LSU coach Les Miles considers talk about his job security “off limits” right now and he has no interest in retiring.

  • Manning Passing Academy to remain at Nicholls State

    THIBODAUX, La. (AP) — Nicholls State University and the Manning Passing Academy have signed a six-year contract extension to host the popular football skills camp on the Thibodaux campus through 2021. That’s according to a news release from the school Monday.

  • Officials remove a man from the scene following a shooting in New Orleans' 9th Ward on Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015. Police spokesman Tyler Gamble says police were on their way to break up a big crowd when gunfire erupted at Bunny Friend Park. (Michael DeMocker/NOLA.com The Times-Picayune via AP) MAGS OUT; NO SALES; USA TODAY OUT; THE BATON ROUGE ADVOCATE OUT; THE NEW ORLEANS ADVOCATE OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT

    Police investigate New Orleans shooting that left 16 wounded

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Police on Monday sought to determine what touched off a wild shootout in a crowd of hundreds of people at a New Orleans playground, where an evening of fun at a block party swiftly turned into a nightmare.

  • Webster leads Nebraska to easy 92-65 win over SE Louisiana

    LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Tai Webster scored 11 of his 13 points in the first half to lead Nebraska to a 37-point halftime advantage and an easy 92-65 victory over Southeastern Louisiana on Sunday.

  • Phoenix Suns guard Eric Bledsoe (2) makes a layup against New Orleans Pelicans guard Ish Smith in the first half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Max Becherer)

    Clutch Davis leads Pelicans past Suns, 122-116

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Anthony Davis capped a 32-point, 19-rebound performance with a tiebreaking 3 in the final minute, and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Phoenix Suns 122-116 on Sunday night.

  • Louisiana Gov.-elect John Bel Edwards hugs his wife Donna Edwards as he arrives to greet supporters at his election night watch party in New Orleans, Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015. At right is his daughter Sarah Ellen Edwards. Edwards won the runoff election for Louisiana governor Saturday, defeating the once-heavy favorite, Republican David Vitter, and handing the Democrats their first statewide victory since 2008. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

    After victory, Edwards starts piecing together transition

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Fresh off a strong victory in the Louisiana governor’s race, Democrat John Bel Edwards began to work Sunday on his plans for the transition into his new office and an upcoming term in which he’ll have to grapple with a hefty state financial crisis.